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Olde Tymes Restaurant

360 W Main St, Norwich, CT 06360-5413
+1 860-887-6865
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“french toast” (7 reviews)
“prime rib” (4 reviews)
“fries” (9 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
360 W Main St, Norwich, CT 06360-5413
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I come to Norwich to visit family often and we have stopped at this restaurant for breakfast before; it is a quaint place. Lots of throwbacks in their decor. The service has always been exceptional. Their breakfast selections are great. This time we stopped in...More

Thank Fifina108
Reviewed 1 week ago

The decor has not changed in 30 years and could use a thorough bath and cleaning. The menu was reprinted since my last visit a few years ago. They gave the same old dishes new names. They serve most breakfast items until 4 PM so...More

Thank Insitefull
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice looking building on W Main St. Looked good saw cars in parking lot but food was poor, it wasn't worth finishingMore

Thank garyslevine
Debra W, Guest Relations Manager at Olde Tymes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Gary, All reviews both positive and negative help us as a business to do better. If you could contact me personally with some further details about your experience we can turn negatives into learning experiences for our staff, but only if we know exactly...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect breakfast joint to hit after a fun night at the casino. Many options, and server was very speedy and quick. Interior was very dated but reminded us a little of a Cracker Barrel at the entrance. Bathroom signs say Grandmas and Grandpas. Almost all...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant features excellent service, food and prices. My wife and I stumbled on it a while ago while heading home from a trip to the CT shore. We enjoyed it, though it's nearly an hour away - too far for us to be regulars....More

1  Thank Gilbert S
Reviewed June 26, 2018

went to old tymes for dinner because they used to have the best prime rib in the area but unfortunately it is not the same now the prime rib I received was not tender it was overcooked flavorless and the decription was a 16 oz...More

Thank donthegangsta
Reviewed June 22, 2018

We needed a place to park the old RV. There is a strip mall across the street from this cafe. Bingo! Ruthie was our server. She is the waitress you always dream about serving you. Dining experience fit for royalty. Food was super. Prices are...More

Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Good variety, good quality and fair pricing. Not intended to replicate a $$$$$ posh restaurant. Just good family oriented value.

Thank Tim R
Debra W, Public Relations Manager at Olde Tymes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2018

Thank you Tim R. You're absolutely correct, comfortable, family style is what we have always tried to be. Good value, great food and great service with a smile. Hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Found this place while looking for a spot that served a late breakfast. I found the food to be delicious and the service was good as well. 2 stars because the bathroom was absolutely disgusting. Coming from NYC I could only compare it to a...More

Thank Nick A
Debra W, Manager at Olde Tymes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2018

Oh no! Nick that's not what we want to hear. So sorry that the bathroom was in disarray. We have hand soap dispensers on the wall, and yes sometimes customers actually don't see them, they expect to see soap pumps on the edge of the...More

Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Great breakfast. My wife and I had gone there for breakfast last week. I got the sugar cinnamon french toast. Featured on the food network many years ago. To die for. Excellent. My wife got the traditional eggs, sausage , grits and english muffin. Food...More

1  Thank copper2056
gsgrandma, Manager at Olde Tymes Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Our specialty item you enjoyed is called Cinnamon Crisp, it is dipped and deep fried French toast item. It will remain on the menu for a long time since it's a fan favorite.. So thrilled you enjoyed your other items as well. Hope to see...More

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Questions & Answers
April 25, 2018|
Response from Debra W |
Fish n chips is really good. Huge portion, can be shared by 2 people or they have a smaller one called Little Ben.
May 14, 2017|
Response from thewagners19460 |
Saying hello, if anyone remembers me!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 360 W Main St, Norwich, CT 06360-5413
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Mystic Country  >  Norwich
  • Phone Number: +1 860-887-6865
  • E-mail
Family Style restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week. Reservations can be made for family groups on holidays. Upstairs dining area can be reserved for business meetings and smaller gatherings. Option to order from the menu or from the catering menu choices.
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